Man Critically Injured in Walnut Creek Bicycle Accident on Bancroft Road and Countrywood
Walnut Creek, California (August 27, 2019) – According to a local news source, a bicyclist was hit and critically injured by a vehicle at about 11:35 a.m. Friday, August 23 on Bancroft Road and Countrywood in Walnut Creek.
According to police, the bicyclist, a man believed to be in his early 20s, was riding eastbound at a bike trail crossing on Bancroft Road and Countrywood when he was struck by a vehicle that was going toward Treat Boulevard.
The bicyclist was transported to John Muir Medical Center trauma center with life-threatening injuries. He was listed in critical condition.
The driver of the vehicle involved remained at the scene and cooperated with the law enforcement officers. Alcohol or drugs were not considered factors in the crash.
An investigation into the crash is underway.